Real Estate

Real Estate Tax Director

$250,000
New York
Full Time

Our client is one of the most highly reputable and well-respected real estate firms in New York. They are seeking a Tax Director to work closely with the CFO and outside CPA firm in all real estate tax consulting and compliance matters. This position can offer a very reasonable work-life balance, a collaborative work environment, and an attractive comp package that includes free family medical and dental.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

  • Serve as point person for all tax and compliance related real estate development, operation and other transactional matters with internal and external stakeholders
  • Advise development teams with expertise regarding complex financing on transactions
  • Ensure accurate financial reporting throughout the year and regularly review financial books of record and various journal entries
  • Coordinate and monitor preparation of annual audits as well as federal, state, and local tax documents with outside accounting firms
  • Ensure timely compliance with all annual and interim reporting requirements to lenders, investors and partners
  • Assess and research difficult tax issues to identify solutions; coordinate and monitor implementation of solutions
  • Recommend tax strategies by monitoring industry trends, and researching federal, state, and local taxation issues
  • Maintain compliance with regulations by forwarding/coordinating required information to federal, state, and local authorities

 

REQUIREMENTS:

 

  • Bachelor’s degree in taxation, accounting, finance or a related field
  • Minimum of 7-10 years of tax experience including experience in public accounting
  • Experience in Real Estate and/or Construction industry
  • CPA certification is preferred
  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to handle and prioritize multiple tasks and meet all deadlines
  • Strong communication skills
  • Proficiency in all MS Office programs including Excel